<![CDATA[PATHS TO HEALTHY AGING - Blog]]>Fri, 05 Jan 2018 00:20:43 -0800Weebly<![CDATA[LONG-TERM SSRI TREATMENT MAY DELAY PROGRESSION FROM MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT TO ALZHEIMER'S DEMENTIA]]>Tue, 05 Dec 2017 19:54:01 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/long-term-ssri-treatment-may-delay-progression-from-mild-cognitive-impairment-to-alzheimers-dementiaIn a recent study published in The American Journal of Psychiatry researchers indicate that long term treatment, of over 4 years, of patients suffering from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) with a history of depression with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) delayed progression to Alzheimer's dementia by 3 years. 
Dr. Ayati, board certified geriatrician and an expert in dementia
Dr. Ayati, board certified geriatrician and an expert in dementia
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<![CDATA[Dr. Ayati Speaks About Sex and Intimacy in Dementia]]>Tue, 24 Oct 2017 21:21:17 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/admin-logindr-ayati-speaks-about-sex-and-intimacy-in-dementiaDr. Mehrdad Ayati speaks about Sex and Intimacy in Dementia at the 28th Annual Southern California Alzheimer’s Disease Research Conference - The Elephant in the Room: Sensitive Subjects in Dementia Care.
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<![CDATA[NEW KNOWLEDGE: CHANGES IN SLEEP PATTERNS AS WE AGE]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:11:56 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/new-knowledge-changes-in-sleep-patterns-as-we-ageDr. Ayati, Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine will present Changes in Sleep Patterns as We Age at the Stanford Nursing Grand Rounds on Oct 16. 
Dr Mehrdad Ayati, famous board certified Geriatrician and Founder of the Geriatric Concierge CenterPicture
Dr Mehrdad Ayati, board certified Geriatrician and Founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center
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<![CDATA[14TH ANNUAL CAREGIVER CONFERENCE]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:06:24 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/14th-annual-caregiver-conferenceDr. Ayati, will be speaking at the 14th Annual Caregiver Conference on Oct 21st. He will be discussing Caregiving for Your Immune System
Dr. Ayati, best board certified geriatrician and Founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center
Dr. Ayati, board certified geriatrician and Founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center
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<![CDATA[INAPPROPRIATE USE OF DRUG IN NURSING HOMES]]>Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:04:26 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/inappropriate-use-of-drug-in-nursing-homesCNN investigation indicates that Nuedexta, a medical drug approved by the FDA to treat a very rare disorder marked by sudden and uncontrollable laughing or crying -- known as pseudobulbar affect, or PBA (affecting less than 1% of all Americans), is aggressively prescribed to the elderly suffering from dementia and Alzheimer's disease in nursing homes for whom the drug may be unnecessary or even unsafe. ​]]><![CDATA[GETTING A GOOD NIGHT’S SLEEP LECTURE GIVEN BY DR. MEHRDAD AYATI AT CAMPBELL LIBRARY]]>Thu, 14 Sep 2017 17:45:16 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/getting-a-good-nights-sleep-lecture-given-by-dr-mehrdad-ayati-at-campbell-library8498569Dr. Mehrdad Ayati, board certified Geriatrician, ​Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor at Stanford Universityand founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center, gave a presentation on getting a good night’s sleep. Read the full article in Campbell Express.
Dr. Mehrdad Ayati best geriatrician and founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center
Dr. Mehrdad Ayati, Board Certified Geriatrician and the Founder of the Geriatric Concierge Center, discussing sleep
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<![CDATA[How Well Do We Age in the U.S.?]]>Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:20:45 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/how-well-do-we-age-in-the-usA recent international aging index compared health, equality and social cohesion in the aging populations among 18 countries and it indicated that the US performed well with an overall score of 59.8 out of 100. It came third behind Norway, with a score of 65, and Sweden, with a score of 62. Read the full report from the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congress, which was released last month at the 21 IAGG Conference in San Francisco.


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<![CDATA[The Clinician’s Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 21:51:18 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/the-clinicians-guide-to-assessing-and-counseling-older-driversThe American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has published an article about The Clinician’s Guide to Assessing and Counseling Older Drivers.
Older drivers, Geriatric Concierge Center, Dr. Ayati
Older drivers
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<![CDATA[Getting a good night’s sleep lecture given by Dr. Mehrdad Ayati at Campbell Library]]>Mon, 10 Jul 2017 21:41:12 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/getting-a-good-nights-sleep-lecture-given-by-dr-mehrdad-ayati-at-campbell-libraryRead about a "Good Night's Sleep", a lecture given by Dr. Ayati at Campbell Library published in Campbell Express.
Dr. Ayati, Bay Area Geriatrician speaks about a good night sleep at Campbell Library
Dr. Mehrdad Ayati, best geriatrician, founder of Geriatric Concierge Center
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<![CDATA[Brain Fitness: Function and Longevity, The Forum]]>Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:31:48 GMThttp://pathstohealthyaging.com/blog/brain-fitness-function-and-longevity-the-forumDr. Ayati will be speaking about Brain Fitness: Function and Longevity, at the Forum on May 24 from 11:00-12:00 AM. 
Dr. Ayati, best Bay Area geriatrician, speaking about Brain Fitness, Function and Longevity
Dr. Ayati, best Bay Area geriatrician, speaking about Brain Fitness, Function and Longevity
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